San Francisco Official Charged with Corruption in FBI Probe

A top San Francisco official tasked with keeping the streets clean was charged with public corruption in schemes that include offering a bribe for space at San Francisco International Airport, providing inside information to a friend seeking permits to build homeless shelters and portable toilets and accepting lavish gifts from a billionaire Chinese developer.

  • Published 28 January 2020

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A top San Francisco official tasked with keeping the streets clean was charged Tuesday with public corruption in schemes that include offering a bribe for space at San Francisco International Airport, providing inside information to a friend seeking permits to build homeless shelters and portable toilets and accepting lavish gifts from a billionaire Chinese developer. San Francisco Public Works Director Mohammed Nuru made an initial appearance in court Tuesday along with… Read at AP News